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Summer 2019 Camp Invention Early Registration is open

Jan. 24, 2019
 
 Camp Invention 2016 flyer This summer, Queensbury Union Free School District will host another session of the nationally-acclaimed Camp Invention summer program for children entering grades K-6. The program from the National Inventors Hall of Fame runs July 8-12 from 8:30 a.m. - 3 p.m. at W.H.B. Intermediate School. Through Feb. 8, save $35 with early registration; click here and use promo code A35EMAIL. Registration is $230 (before the discount) and the fee includes a Camp Invention t-shirt. 
 
Camp Invention is a high-energy, hands-on STEM camp that encourages creative problem solving, teamwork, entrepreneurship, and innovation. 

 

Summer 2019 Curriculum:

  • Children will team up to rebuild ships and design underwater equipment in Deep Sea Mystery™.
  • In DIY Orbot™, participants will explore circuit boards, motors and gears as they design a remote-control bot to take on obstacles from sports to dance.
  • Children will collaborate with inventor superheroes and take on the role of engineers, fabricators and innovators to conquer villains in Innovation Force™.
  • Kids wil become successful entrepreneurs in Farm Tech™, as they code bots to turn a polluted wasteland into a money-making machine and create devices to save animals.

 

Queensbury Elementary School teacher Niki Doak is directing Camp Invention, which is led by Queensbury educators with support from high school and college students who serve as leadership interns.